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NFL 2018: What fans and handicappers should know going into the season
Friday, August 17, 2018
With only a few weeks until the NFL’s regular season begins, handicappers, oddsmakers and football fanatics are anxiously analyzing the preseason and awaiting kickoff on September 6.
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Get ready to rock: Las Vegas continues its rich history of residencies with big acts in 2018
Thursday, April 5, 2018
With the recent announcement of Blink-182’s residency at the Palms and the 2018 lineup of musicians slated for an extended stay at MGM’s Park Theater, residencies in Las Vegas are as lucrative as ever. Here’s a look at where this tradition began and what to expect next.
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How to spoil your partner this Valentine’s Day
Friday, February 9, 2018
Take the opportunity to lean into the Valentine’s Day classics and spoil your loved one senseless.
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Creating a winter wonderland in the desert
Monday, December 18, 2017
Though finding a classic winter scene in the desert can be tough, Las Vegas is renowned for immersive, extravagant productions.
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Should you shop Black Friday or Cyber Monday? Tips for finding the best deals on each day
Monday, November 20, 2017
What can discount-hungry shoppers do to find the best deals during Black Friday and Cyber Monday?
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Thanks to social media, social games are booming
Monday, October 30, 2017
In 2016, the global social gaming market’s reported value hit $7.97 billion and is projected to reach $19.1 billion by 2022. Database company Statista estimates that this year, online social gaming will be worth $2.15 billion in the United States alone, with a large percentage of that revenue attributed to app-based games.
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The evolution of the Las Vegas lounge act
Monday, September 25, 2017
In the vast realm of Las Vegas entertainment, there are few institutions that have been as significant as the lounge act.
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Explore the evolving world of craft beer
Monday, August 28, 2017
The Brewers Association, a not-for-profit trade organization, reports that in 2016, craft beer accounted for $23.5 billion in annual revenue — nearly 22 percent of the total $107.6 billion beer market in the United States.
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Slot machines: The rich history of a casino favorite
Monday, August 7, 2017
Like so many other gaming traditions, slot machines have a rich history and a complex evolution that have brought us to the machines we know and love today.
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Is it Sunday yet? A kickoff to the NFL season
Monday, August 29, 2016
After a long six months, the wait is almost over and football season is looming. For millions of sports fans, there is nothing better than the start of football season, and the NFL preseason serves all the starved, eager fans.
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How to bet this year’s Kentucky Derby
Sunday, May 1, 2016
What’s a day at the races without betting the ponies?
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Secrets of Augusta National Golf Club
Sunday, April 10, 2016
The 2016 Masters Tournament wrapped up another historic year for the record books. One of the most prestigious and exclusive sporting events in the world, the Masters is one of four major golf tournaments and is played every year at Augusta National Golf Club. While the Masters and Augusta National continue to be widely esteemed and hugely popular today, many of their traditions and customs have remained unchanged since the 1930
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A March Madness history lesson
Sunday, March 27, 2016
March Madness 2016 has yet to disappoint. It has been a wild, bracket-busting spectacle and a perfect example of why we love the NCAA tournament so much.
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Tips for winning your NCAA bracket pool
Sunday, March 13, 2016
Once reserved for die-hard basketball fans and statistics aficionados, March Madness bracket pools have become a time-honored tradition for millions of people each year. Whether it’s a bracket pool for your corporate office, a pool among college buddies or a small-scale family pool for fun, here are tips that will lead you to victory , or more importantly, bragging rights.
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Tricks, treats & trophies: Super Bowl's finest acts
Sunday, January 31, 2016
In just 50 years, the Super Bowl has evolved from a simple championship title to a monumental, all-out cultural holiday. It’s not just for football fanatics or team diehards, either. The Super Bowl has become a true American institution.